Order of Operations and Grouping Symbols 5th Grade Math Worksheet

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Definition:

The presence of different grouping symbols and operations makes math problems more challenging. With that, grouping symbols are characterized as an organization in algebraic problems that contains multiple groups. 

Summary:

Parentheses ( ) – these are used to group numbers or variables. Always perform first the operation inside the parentheses. 

Brackets [ ] and braces { } – these are used to group numbers or variables. In general, they are used after parentheses. Parentheses are to be used first, then brackets, and then braces: {[( )]}. 

ORDER OF OPERATIONS 

PEMDAS is an acronym made to help remember the order of operations when dealing with mathematical expressions. Itstands for Parentheses, Exponent, Multiplication, Division, Addition or Subraction.

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